All round precision


As an experienced specialist in drive systems, Gearcraft offers a broad and complementary range of mechanical transmission systems and related parts.

We are specialized in the manufacture of non-standard gears, and can also supply small series at competitive prices.


Our customers include players in the petrochemicals, energy and textile sectors, and in the medical and maritime sectors.

We are active throughout Belgium, northern France, Germany and the Netherlands. Customers come to us because we provide rapid feedback, offer a correct and high-quality service and maintain a competitive price-quality ratio.


Gearcraft – formerly Atelier Vanhoutte – was established in 1948 by grandfather Vanhoutte. The company has evolved from a forge serving the agriculture sector into a metallurgy business providing transmission systems and accessories. The third generation is now at the helm, working with the same enthusiasm asever.

Gearcraft is still based in Waregem and has about 15 employees.